|Birth: ||Dec. 21, 1863|
|Death: ||May 15, 1923|
The name of August's father as reported by his widow on his death certificate can possibly be read as either Mathew or Marten.
His daughter Clara's death certificate reports that he was born in Warren Co., MO.
He married 10 Feb 1886 to Elizabeth Gross. This was probably in Franklin county, as Elizabeth was born in Washington, Franklin Co., MO.
From his wife's obituary:
"Mr. and Mrs. Erbes moved into the Cove neighborhood Feb 16, 1900. They were members of the older pioneer citizens which helped to build the community upon a solid foundation."
1900 census, Franklin Co., MO, Central Township, p. 128
August A. Erbes, b. Dec 1863, 36, married 14 yrs, farmer, born in MO; parents b. Germany
Elize, b. Jun 1865, married 14 yrs, 3 chdn; 3 living, b. MO; father b. Germany; mother b. MO
Gustav K., b. Jul 1889, MO
Clare A.K., b. Jun 1891, MO
Oscar A., b. Feb 1900, MO
1910 census, Franklin Co., MO, Central Township, p. 171
[indexed as August Erker]
August Erbes, 47, marriage 1 of 23 yrs, MO Ger Ger
Lizzie, 47, marriage 1 of 23 yrs, 4 chdn; 3 living, MO MO MO
Gustave, 20, MO
Clara, 18, MO
Lottie, 4, MO
Ethalina Wood, 6, adopted daughter, MO MO MO
Shell Ennis, 25, hired hand
1920 census, Franklin Co., MO, Central Township, p. 119
August Erbes, 56, born MO; father b. unk; mother b. Germany
Lizze A., 54, MO unk unk
Lottie, 14, MO
Gus C. Erbes, 30, MO MO MO
Maud N., 26, MO MO MO
Laura L, 2 yrs & 2 mos, MO
Lillie S., 1 mos, MO
He was married to Lizzie Gross when he died age 59 of tuberculosis.
His death certificate states he was buried at Cove cemetery, Moselle. Informant was his wife Lizzie.
1. Gustav Conrad Erbes., b. Jul 1889, Franklin Co., MO; m. Maud N. Fisher [b. 1893; d. 1964]; he d. 1972; buried United Methodist Church of St Clair Cemetery, Saint Clair, Franklin Co., MO.
2. Clara Catherine Erbes, b. 20 Jun 1891, New Haven, Franklin Co., MO; d. 10 Feb 1911, Moselle, Franklin Co., MO, age 19, of tuberculosis; buried Cove cemetery, Moselle, Franklin Co., MO.
3. Oscar A. Erbes, b. Feb 1900, Franklin Co., MO; d. 1905; buried Cove cemetery, Moselle, Franklin Co., MO.
4. Lottie Jewel Erbes, b. 23 Aug 1905, Moselle, Franklin Co., MO; m. 8 Mar 1923 to Gilman Huff; she d. 9 Jan 1994, St. Clair, Franklin Co., MO; buried Bethel Baptist church cemetery, Lonedell.
Elizabeth Gross Erbes (1865 - 1944)*
Gust C. Erbes (1889 - 1972)*
Clara Catherine Erbes (1891 - 1911)*
Oscar A. Erbes (1900 - 1905)*
Lottie Jewel Erbes Huff (1905 - 1994)*
Created by: Bev Golden
Record added: Oct 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79095954